Sun, Nov 05|
Needham Diversity Summit
NDI and NRN invite you to the 12th Diversity Summit. This year's theme is Bridging and Belonging: Local Stories and a Roadmap for Change. See below for details. Masks required. Registration appreciated: https://forms.gle/prneL9QoUZ1dFzdEA (cut and paste this URL or use the link in the Details below)
Time & Location
Nov 05, 2023, 1:00 PM – Nov 06, 2023, 5:00 PM
Needham, 200 Harris Ave, Needham, MA 02492, USA
About the event
This event will be in-person only. Join us as we hear from experts and other Needhamites about Belonging. Come learn, listen, share, schmooze. Register here: https://forms.gle/prneL9QoUZ1dFzdEA Masks required.
What will happen at the Summit?
- Keynote: What is belonging, why does it matter, and what is the state of belonging in Needham?
- Panel: Panelists will share their personal stories of belonging and non-belonging as well as their thoughts about positive change. Panelists include individuals from Chinese Friends of Needham, the LGBTQ community, Needham Housing Tenants’ Organization, the immigrant community, and Needham’s Spanish-speaking and Neurodiverse communities.
- Breakout Groups: Participants move to breakout groups to discuss highlights from the program, share individual stories and brainstorm interventions for positive change.
- Large Group Discussion: Share themes and take-aways of the small groups.
- Food, Tables & Mingle (outdoor). The community will be able to connect with all of the groups/organizations co-sponsoring this event.